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Motivational Monday – Crime Writer

For the latest in our Motivational Monday alumnae series, we spoke to the best-selling author Victoria Selman, who left South Hampstead in 1995. Victoria is now The Sunday Times best-selling author of Truly Darkly Deeply and the critically acclaimed Ziba MacKenzie series; she has been shortlisted for the CWA Debut and Short Story Daggers and […]

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Motivational Monday – Human Rights

Human rights lawyer Rosa Curling is our latest alumna to contribute to our Motivational Monday series. Rosa came to talk to our Upper Sixth students about her work, her passions and some of the real issues at stake as big tech and governments alike process increasing amounts of our personal data. Rosa studied History at […]

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Motivational Monday: Behaviour Change Coach

Our latest Motivational Monday is with a Behaviour Change Coach, who recently spoke to pupils about goal-setting and workplace skills. Gemma Perlin (class of 2009) returned to South Hampstead recently to provide a workshop for our Year 7 pupils as part of their new Futures Certificate. Reflecting on her school days, she says: “South Hampstead […]

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Motivational Monday: Working in Philanthropy

This week’s Motivational Monday is with Meheen Rangoonwala (class of 2001) who has been working with our pupils on a number of social action projects. She has recently returned to South Hampstead with the not-for-profit, community fundraising initiative, First Give, and is also inputting to ‘Think Global, Act Local’, our social action and sustainability initiative […]

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Motivational Monday: Fashion Designer

For our latest Motivational Monday, we caught up with fashion and textile designer alumna Olivia Rubin. Olivia (class of 2000) runs her own fashion label; her signature rainbow designs and bold prints are available in many UK department stores, including Selfridges, Harrods and Fenwick, as well as in the United States, Germany and Ireland. “I […]

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Motivational Monday: Marketing Consultant

Our latest Motivational Monday interview is with Marketing Consultant Rebecca Goldenberg (Bard) (class of 2003). Rebecca recently spoke to students about her 15 year career in retail marketing working for well-known brands such as Estée Lauder, American Express, New Look and Dr. Barbara Sturm. “My role allows me to work with diverse and wonderful people […]

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Motivational Monday: The Performance Curve

Our latest Motivational Monday is with neuroscientist and leadership consultant, alumna Dr Laura Watkins. Laura (class of 1992) has recently published a book, The Performance Curve, on how neuroscience and psychology can help bring out the best of us.  Laura studied Science at South Hampstead and always had a particularly strong interest in the brain. […]

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Motivational Monday: App Developer

We caught up with former bursary student and Oxford graduate Nadia Odunayo, who has founded a book recommendations app and website. Nadia (class of 2010) credits her time at school for sparking her love of literature and giving her the confidence to set up her own business. “I’ve always loved books and reading but the […]

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Motivational Monday: STEM Ambassador

At the start of British Science Week, alumna Eve Townsend talks about her role as a STEM ambassador and the commercial potential of her final year research project. The Physics graduate, who left South Hampstead in 2016, explains her passion for Science: “Science acts as a lens through which we view the world and Physics […]

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Motivational Monday: lockdown tips

Alumna, author and journalist Jenny Kleeman shares her tips for staying motivated during the pandemic. Reflecting on the past 12 months, the former South Hampstead pupil and Times Radio presenter commented: “The pandemic has had a massive effect on my career as a reporter.  I cover foreign affairs and normally do a lot of travelling. […]

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